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The Advocate is a leading source of news related to comedy for the LGBT community. Discover the most hilarious people, television programs, movies, web series, stand-up gay comedy shows, and more that are tickling the funny bones of gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender audiences. Find out about the many LGBT comics and allies that are shifting the cultural needle including Ellen DeGeneres, Margaret Cho, Rosie O’Donnell, Alec Mapa, Jonny McGovern, Wanda Sykes, Sandra Bernhard, Andy Dick, Tig Notaro, Stephanie Miller, David Sedaris, and more. Join the comedic conversation on Twitter through The Advocate’s social media handle, GaySayer.

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WATCH: Why Is Sen. Lindsey Graham Single? According to Gina Yashere, 'He's Gay'

TV Comic: Lindsey Graham Is Single 'Because He's Gay'

According to The Nightly Show, the reasons for the South Carolina senator's lifelong bachelorhood are actually quite obvious.

Mother Dearest: L.A.'s Riotous Queer Show Goes National

Mother Dearest: L.A.'s Riotous Queer Show Goes National

Everyone from Teri Hatcher to Kate McKinnon has told their secrets on stage at L.A.'s famed Don't Tell My Mother!

As a Gay Outsider, Using Comedy to Cope

As a Gay Outsider, Using Comedy to Cope

Chicago comedian Cody Melcher shares his story about using stand-up to deal with the pressures of wanting to fit in.

9 More Warnings Scruff Could Send Its Users

9 More Warnings Scruff Could Send Its Users

Scruff is trying to make its app safer by warning gay and bi men about dangerous situations. What other tips could the app send its randy users?

WATCH: John Oliver Eviscerates Vatican's Hypocrisy on Irish Marriage Equality

WATCH: John Oliver Eviscerates Vatican's Hypocrisy on Ireland

Leave it to late-night host and comedic genius John Oliver to point out what's wrong with the Catholic church's condemnation of Ireland's vote for marriage equality.

VIDEO: Getting Personal With Spy's Melissa McCarthy, Jason Statham

Get Personal with Spy's Melissa McCarthy, Jason Statham

In this episode of Advocate Spotlight, the stars of Spy reveal the roles they'd hope to land in the first mainstream gay action film.

WATCH: Jesse Tyler Ferguson Wants You to Invite SCOTUS to Your Big Gay Wedding

WATCH: You Should Invite SCOTUS to Your Gay Wedding

Jesse Tyler Ferguson reminds us that Supreme Court justices like free cake and champagne too. And hopefully, they like equality as well.

WATCH: Funny or Die Envisions Parental Response to Josh Duggar's Sex Abuse Scandal

WATCH: The Duggars Respond — via Funny or Die

Josh Duggar just made a mistake — not like those hellbound homosexuals, Michelle and Jim Bob say in this Funny or Die spoof. 

WATCH: Jon Stewart Takes on Rand Paul

WATCH: Jon Stewart Takes on Rand Paul

The late-night comedy great thinks the 2016 presidential candidate's views on antigay 'religious freedom' laws don't hold up under scrutiny.

18 Camp Classic Musicals That Make Us Sing

18 Camp Classic Musicals That Make Us Sing

Nothing inspires gay fans more than camp classics, and no movie genre is more campy than musicals.

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